< 2018 >
August
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 

Anaesthesia News

A list of  news items from the northern deanery and nationally are found below. Please click on each item for further details. If you are aware of any items that you feel should be shared please use the Contact Us form

The most recent news items are emailed out in our weekly newsletter. Please subscribe here

 

  • Serious Hazards of Pregnancy – 17 October 2018 - The North East Regional Transfusion Committee is hosting their Annual Education Symposium Serious Hazards of Pregnancy 17 October 2018  The Durham Centre, Belmont Industrial Estate, Durham   There is no attendance charge, lunch & refreshments included. Please see attached flyer and application form. The symposium is open Read More...
  • OOPE in Environmentally Sustainable Anaesthesia - OOPE fellowship in Environmentally Sustainable Anaesthesia in collaboration between NUTH, the AAGBI and the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare. It’s the first fellowship of its kind in the UK and as far as we’re aware the first of its kind in the world. Please see attached Read More...
  • Anaesthetic Taster course PipeLine – 9 October 2018 - Medical Careers Fair Anaesthetic Taster Course for Medical Students & Foundation Doctors. Level 4,  Institute of Transplantation Freeman Hospital NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE NE7 7DN   FREE to attend, register on-line - nsaicm.com/pipeline-2018/registration   Further information: https://www.rcoa.ac.uk/careers-training/considering-career-anaesthesia/medical-careers-fairs  
  • Advanced Life Support Provider Course – Friday 21 September 2018 - Friday 21 September 2018 A One-day course (with pre course e learning) providing candidates with the skills to manage adult cardiac arrest in the hospital setting [recognised by Resuscitation Council (UK)] Location : Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Course fee : £180(includes manual and catering) Tel Read More...
  • Lifelong Learning Portfolio - Login details for the new Lifelong Learning Portfolio are expected to be sent out over the next week and hopefully by Friday 3rd August. All trainees who will move to the new platform between now and February 2019 should receive login details, with the exception Read More...
  • Advanced Paediatric Life Support Course – 6 & 7 September 2018 - Thursday 6th and Friday 7th September 2018 South Tees Institute of Learning, Research and Innovation The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW This course will provide the knowledge necessary for the effective treatment and stabilisation of children with life threatening emergencies   Read More...
  • One Lung Ventilation – Monday 15 October 2018 - This one day course uses simulation and skill stations to teach a "Hands on" approach to single lung ventilation. Practical aspects of One Lung Anaesthesia Double lumen tube placement Bronchial blocker placement Troubleshooting one lung ventilation problems The One Lung course has been developed by a national Read More...
  • Newcastle Hospitals NHS Trust Critical Care – New website - Check out the new Newcastle Hospitals NHS Trust ICM website: https://www.newcastleicu.com/  
  • NEPAN – 6 December 2018 - The North of England Paediatric Anaesthesia Network are planning their fifth Paediatric Anaesthesia education meeting on 6 December 2018.   This all-day   will be held at the XCEL centre in Newton Aycliffe.  Programme to follow.   Registrataion forms from the course administrator - email  
  • 9th North East Society of Regional Anaesthesia (NESRA) - Please join us at the 9th NESRA annual meeting after work, scheduled on the evening of 15th November 2018 at Hardwick Hall, Sedgefield TS21 2EH.   There is an opportunity for trainees to present their work as oral presentation with a prize to be won.   This would be proceeded by Read More...
  • Edinburgh Critical Care Research Methods Course Nov 2018 - Edinburgh Research Methods Course for Critical Care, Anaesthesia and Emergency Specialties This two day course consists of a comprehensive series of lectures and workshops designed for clinicians and researchers who are seeking to improve their understanding of key research methods with a focus on the Read More...
  • NEICS – Focus on Trauma – 15 November 2018 - Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne Our provisional programme includes: 🚑 Response to recent UK major incidents (including Manchester & Birling Gap) 🚑 Silver trauma & the HECTOR course 🚑 TBI rehabilitation 🚑 Major trauma: the patient experience 🚑 5 trauma papers you need to know Read More...
  • Newcastle Intensive Care Ultrasound (NICUS) Course – 25 & 26 October 2018 -
  • Primary FRCA VIVA day – 16 October 2018 - Are you sitting the Primary FRCA SOE in November 2018? The next Primary FRCA viva practice day is being held on Tuesday 16 October 2018 at Sunderland.   For anyone who is unfamiliar with how the day runs, we ask your fellow trainees who have passed the Read More...
  • 5th East Midlands Critical Care and Peri-Operative Medicine Conference – 18th and 19th October 2018 -    Delegate Registration Form with Revalidation Logo for the 5th East Midlands Critical Care and Peri-Operative Medicine Conference
  • Northern Anaesthetic Pedal – NAP 18 – 23 September 2018 - The Northern Anaesthetic Pedal is an annual ride run by the Northern School of Anaesthesia & ICM Trainee Committee, showcasing some of the stunning scenery at the heart of our region.  It is an event designed to bring the region together, out in the hills, doing something Read More...
  • Primary & Final VIVA practice - Every Wednesday afternoon at the RVI there will be regular viva sessions from 16:00-17:00. The aim of these sessions is to have regular viva practice in the lead up to the exam. Primary and Final viva candidates throughout the whole region are all very welcome Read More...
  • Mentoring – NEMO - The North East Mentoring Organisation is a local group of (mostly) anaesthetists including trainees and consultants. We have all been trained in mentoring and use mentors in our own work and lives. We are based in the north east, and aim to arrange mentoring sessions Read More...
  • New FRCA Revision Website Launched - Ease those revision woes by signing up to the definitive FRCA revision website It contains hundred of accurate exam questions with extensive answers and explanations. Undertake timed mock exams or simply work through each subject in both the primary and final FRCA. OSCE and viva Read More...
  • NORTHUMBRIA AIRWAY WORKSHOP (NAW) 24-25 October 2018 - NAW is a very popular airway course, approved by the RCoA for 10 CPD,  it attracts national and international delegates. NAW is suitable for all grades of anaesthetists and other specialties who want to learn advance airway techniques. Candidates achieve theoretical and practical knowledge about the Read More...
  • Subscribe to the NSAICM Newsletter - A weekly newsletter will be emailed out every Thursday morning at 9.00am. This will contain the latest 3 news items and 3 event items. Often more than 3 items will be added throughout the week so it is important to still check the website regularly Read More...